Haunted by Hypatia

by Ingrid Oslund

directed by Kitty Drexel

Content note: Haunted by Hypatia contains graphic sexual content which may not be appropriate for some audience members.

Catherine, a recently divorced astronomy professor, is slowly driven mad by the appearance of the ancient female scientist, Hypatia, who was murdered by a mob for her radical, progressive assertions of the heavens.


ONE NIGHT ONLY! Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 8pm, with a talkback session immediately following the show

Suggested Donation $5 - General Admission - No reservations required


FirstWorks: Haunted by Hypatia was presented at Unity Somerville, 6 William Street, Somerville, MA 02144

The performance space is not wheelchair-accessible.

Please note that parking is by permit only on William St. General parking is available on College Ave. Please read signs carefully to avoid ticketing.


Catherine Nikiu


Francis O'Connell

Sharon Hogan / Hilary

Philip Poulos

stage directions read by

Liz Salazar

J. Deschene

Tim Hoover

Jamie Lin

Brian Edgar

Joye Thaller

Production Team

Workshop Director

FirstWorks Program Director

Stage Manager

Kitty Drexel

Kitty Drexel

Tasha K. Matthews